Free Republic 2nd Qtr 2024 Fundraising Target: $81,000 Receipts & Pledges to-date: $8,968
Woo hoo!! And we're now over 11%!! Thank you all very much!! God bless.

Keyword: google

Brevity: Headers | « Text »
  • More evidence of anti-white bias at Google

    04/12/2024 7:24:49 AM PDT · by MtnClimber · 15 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 12 Apr, 2024 | Noel S. Williams
    Following Google’s anti-white Gemini debacle, no one in their right minds needs convincing of their discriminatory practices anymore. Still, it’s appropriate to document another example of anti-white bias at Google. It’s almost unfortunate that Google makes some good products. It instigates a form of cognitive dissonance because they are so woke -- and sometimes worthy of boycott. The latest example being their new AI photo editing tools available to Google Photos users. Or is it more sinister than simply being woke? On the high-profile webpage touting the Photos enhancements are several images showing before and after shots. What they don’t...
  • Google Commits to Deleting Browsing Data to Resolve ‘Incognito’ Lawsuit (NOT April fools!)

    04/01/2024 9:15:39 AM PDT · by C210N · 15 replies
    Badlands Media ^ | 4/1/2024 | Ali Tucker
    As part of a settlement agreement in a lawsuit alleging unauthorized tracking by the company, Google will erase a vast collection of data encompassing the web-browsing histories of millions of users. The class action lawsuit, initiated in 2020, leveled accusations against Google for purportedly deceiving users regarding Chrome's tracking mechanisms while using the private “Incognito” browsing mode. The lawsuit claimed that Google's promotional materials and privacy statements failed to adequately disclose the extent of data collection, including specifics about the websites visited by users.
  • Authorities reportedly ordered Google to reveal the identities of some YouTube videos' viewers

    03/31/2024 9:30:24 AM PDT · by Twotone · 9 replies ^ | March 23, 2024 | Mariella Moon
    Federal authorities in the US asked Google for the names, addresses, telephone numbers and user activity of the accounts that watched certain YouTube videos between January 1 and 8, 2023, according to unsealed court documents viewed by Forbes. People who watched those videos while they weren't logged into an account weren't safe either, because the government also asked for their IP addresses. The investigators reportedly ordered Google to hand over the information as part of an investigation into someone who uses the name "elonmuskwhm" online. Authorities suspect that elonmuskwhm is selling bitcoin for cash and is, thus, breaking money laundering...
  • Floorp Browser: Is It The Most Advanced Cross-Platform Firefox Derivative? Let's take a look at another interesting Firefox fork, Floorp.

    03/29/2024 6:15:43 PM PDT · by daniel1212 · 43 replies ^ | January 20, 2024 . | Sourav Rudra
    The way Google has been stepping up its data collection game, it has prompted many people to opt for privacy-focused web browsers that respect their privacy by providing a secure browsing experience.Floorp is one such web browser that I recently came across that claims to be “the most Advanced and Fastest Firefox derivative” around.So, join me as I check out this browser.Floorp: Overview ⭐Being a fork of the popular Firefox browser, Floorp was built keeping privacy and user freedom in mind. It is a cross-platform web browser that prides itself in being completely open-source and not collecting any kind of...
  • What is your favorite AI search? Mine is Perplexity.

    03/31/2024 7:35:30 AM PDT · by dennisw · 36 replies
    vanity ^ | 3=31 | me I have been using Bing search for 5 years. It is almost as good as google but less politicized. When you use Bing search, you are pushed into using their AI search that is called Copilot. Which I liked, but this dumbass robot started to refuse certain searches that libs find controversial So now I use >>>>> this AI
  • Google Warns Freedom Center to Censor Mentions of Islamic Terror

    03/29/2024 5:57:05 AM PDT · by MtnClimber · 20 replies
    Front Page Magazine ^ | 29 Mar, 2024 | Daniel Greenfield
    Big Tech monopoly finally reveals why it’s censoring Front Page Magazine. When Front Page Magazine applied to join Google’s AdSense advertising program, we were turned down. Since Google, like other Big Tech monopolies, has censored and deplatformed us in the past, we weren’t too shocked. But this time, Google told us why we had been banned. Usually Big Tech monopolies censor, shadowban and deplatform you without telling you why. But the Google AdSense rejection told us what we could do to make our way into the good graces of the company that dominates online search and advertising, controlling what much...
  • James O'Keefe's Latest "Date" Video

    03/27/2024 2:06:49 PM PDT · by packagingguy · 10 replies
    Twitter/X ^ | March 27, 2024 | James O'Keefe
    NEW VIDEO FROM OMG: “Trump Was Right, Biden doesn’t care about trade” states Trevar Kolodny, Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (@CISACyber) Official in the Department of Homeland Security for chemical security. Kolodny, who declares “I don’t think I can vote for Donald Trump after January 6th,” worked in the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau for the U.S. Treasury Department prior to CISA and despite not being a Trump fan observes Trump “was deeply interested in trade,” Kolodny also confirms CISA’s collusion with Big Tech: “And they, they’ve had conversation with Facebook, Google about these things that aren’t true....
  • CCP’s Military Growth 'Largely Funded' By US: Ret. Navy Capt.

    03/25/2024 9:49:04 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 15 replies
    Epoch Times ^ | 03/25/2024 | Dorothy Li and Jan Jekielek
    The Chinese Communist Party has aggressively built up its military, expanding its arsenal of both conventional and nuclear capabilities. The growth was largely funded by its rival, the United States.That is one of the arguments made by James Fanell, a retired U.S. Navy captain, and Bradley Thayer, a senior fellow at the Center for Security Policy, a Washington-based think tank, during a recent interview with EpochTV’s “American Though Leaders“ program.“The Chinese Navy now is over 150 naval combatants greater than the U.S. Navy. They are now the largest navy in terms of numbers of hulls and tonnage,” said Mr. Fanell,...
  • Google Has Been Ratting Out YouTube Viewers to the Feds

    03/24/2024 9:10:25 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 24 replies
    Hotair ^ | 03/24/2024 | Jazz Shaw
    You really need to keep an eye on the Department of Injustice these days because you never know what they're up to. The latest example comes to us from Forbes this week. It involves Google and a collection of YouTube videos that have attracted the attention of the feds. It's not just the creators of the videos who are of interest, however. Forbes uncovered warrants showing that the FBI had demanded user data on everyone who watched particular videos. We're talking about tens of thousands of viewers in some cases. It remains unclear how many of these cases resulted in...
  • If you watched certain YouTube videos, investigators demanded your data from Google

    03/24/2024 1:31:53 PM PDT · by libh8er · 47 replies
    Mashable ^ | 3.23.2024 | Chase DiBenedetto
    If you've ever jokingly wondered if your search or viewing history is going to "put you on some kind of list," your concern may be more than warranted. In now unsealed court documents reviewed by Forbes, Google was ordered to hand over the names, addresses, telephone numbers, and user activity of Youtube accounts and IP addresses that watched select YouTube videos, part of a larger criminal investigation by federal investigators. The videos were sent by undercover police to a suspected cryptocurrency launderer under the username "elonmuskwhm." In conversations with the bitcoin trader, investigators sent links to public YouTube tutorials on...
  • Google Changes Definition of 'Bloodbath' Following Trump Rally

    03/21/2024 2:54:02 PM PDT · by lowbridge · 16 replies ^ | March 21, 2024 | Bobby Burack
    Google was the chief promulgator of the Donald Trump "bloodbath" hoax over the weekend, flooding its search results with articles that deceptively framed the former president's comment. Trump predicted that re-electing Joe Biden would stir an economic "bloodbath," while specifically referencing the automotive industry at a rally last weekend. Yet nearly every headline Google generated on the topic led users to an article skimping over the context, suggesting Trump warned of his plans to provoke a civil war. Google understands it can no longer lead users to such deceptive headlines. Most Americans know what Trump said by now. Therefore, Google...
  • Google Invents a New Way to Stick It to Trump

    03/21/2024 2:00:36 PM PDT · by george76 · 17 replies
    PJ Media ^ | MARCH 21, 2024 | STEPHEN GREEN
    “When I tell you what a word means," Google Dumpty said in rather a scornful tone, "it means just what I choose it to mean — neither more nor less." My apologies to the great Lewis Carroll for butchering his fine words to fit my theme, but that's entirely the point of this column — and exactly what your betters at Google just did to our glorious English language. Everyone who has ever used, heard, or read the word "bloodbath" knows it has multiple meanings. And thank goodness for that, since literal bloodbaths (like the one Hamas committed in Israel...
  • What to Know About Nowruz, a 3,000-Year-Old Festival Celebrated by Millions Worldwide

    03/19/2024 2:18:40 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 25 replies
    Time ^ | MARCH 19, 2024 | Koh Ewe
    Some 300 million people around the world are starting their annual celebration of renewal and harmony with nature in what is to them the biggest cultural holiday of the year, typically involving 13 days of rituals. Nowruz (alternatively spelled Nauruz, Nauryz, Navruz, Nevruz, Nooruz, Norooz, Norouz, or Novruz), also known as Persian New Year (Nowruz means “new day” in Persian), is celebrated across ethnic groups with a common Silk Roads heritage, including Afghanistan, India, Iran, Iraq, Kazakhstan, Pakistan, Tajikistan, and Turkey, as well as their diaspora in other countries. Watch more from TIME Click to Learn More AD pause volume_off...
  • Google helped boost Obama, Clinton presidential runs while censoring Republicans: report

    03/19/2024 10:09:23 AM PDT · by simpson96 · 13 replies
    New York Post ^ | 3/18/2024 | Ariel Zilber
    Google has been putting its thumb on the scale to help Democratic candidates win the presidency in the last four election cycles, during which it censored Republicans, according to a right-leaning media watchdog. The Media Research Center published a report alleging 41 instances of “election interference” by the search engine since 2008. The MRC published a report accusing Google of having “utilized its power to help push to electoral victory the most liberal candidates … while targeting their opponents for censorship.” The report comes weeks after AllSides conducted an analysis which found that news aggregator Google News skewed even more...
  • The tech overlords want to reshape reality...Google Gemini’s woke rewriting of history has exposed the rampant ideological bias in Silicon Valley.

    03/19/2024 7:52:14 AM PDT · by Red Badger · 14 replies
    Spiked! ^ | 19th March 2024 | CORY FRANKLIN
    "This is America, where racism is the No1 value our populace seeks to uphold above all others."... This is the kind of sentiment you used to only hear in faculty lounges, freshman dormitories and left-wing struggle sessions. But times are changing. These are the words not of some blue-haired student, but of Jack Krawczyk, one of Silicon Valley’s most influential figures. Krawczyk is the senior director of product management for Gemini, Google’s main group of artificial-intelligence models. Krawczyk, who tweeted that in 2018, was the person primarily responsible for the implosion of the obscenely woke Google Gemini AI last month....
  • Google Interfered with Elections 41 Times since 2006

    03/19/2024 8:06:19 AM PDT · by CharlesOConnell · 10 replies
    Media Research Center ^ | March 18th, 2024 | Gabriela Pariseau, Dan Schneider
    MRC Free Speech America researchers compiled 41 times Google was caught interfering in U.S. elections, beginning in 2008, intensifying in 2016 and continuing into 2024. MRC researchers found carefully crafted studies and numerous reports (from 2008 through February 2024) that have consistently demonstrated the tech behemoth’s election meddling.
  • Senate Finance Committee chair faces call to resign over wife's major stock holdings

    03/18/2024 5:09:04 PM PDT · by Robwin · 15 replies
    Just the News ^ | Updated: March 18, 2024 | Madeleine Hubbard
    Republicans are demanding Oregon Democratic Sen. Ron Wyden step down from his position as chairman of the Senate Finance Committee over his wife's major stock holdings."We are alarmed by reports of your wife's exceptionally large stock holdings, totaling $3 million, in four of the Big Five technology companies that you are tasked with overseeing – Apple, Microsoft, Amazon, and Google," a group of national Republicans, led by New York Young Republican Club President Gavin Wax, wrote to Wyden in a letter obtained by Just the News on ThursdayWyden's latest financial disclosure covers 2022, and it shows that his wife, Nancy...
  • Google has ‘interfered’ with elections 41 times over the last 16 years, Media Research Center says ‘No organization has more control over information than Google,’ Brent Bozell told Fox News Digital

    03/18/2024 6:33:06 AM PDT · by Pete Dovgan · 16 replies
    Fox News ^ | 03/18/2024 | Brian Flood
    Google has "interfered" with major elections in the United States 41 times over the last 16 years, according to a new study from the Media Research Center. "MRC researchers have found 41 times where Google interfered in elections over the last 16 years, and its impact has surged dramatically, making it evermore harmful to democracy. In every case, Google harmed the candidates – regardless of party – who threatened its left-wing candidate of choice," MRC Free Speech America vice president Dan Schneider and editor Gabriela Pariseau wrote in a summary of their findings. "From the mouths of Google executives, the...
  • Black, deaf Google worker who was touted as diversity success story sues tech giant for discrimination

    03/14/2024 4:35:33 PM PDT · by Robwin · 43 replies
    NY Post ^ | March 14, 2024 | Alyona Uvarova
    A black, deaf Google employee – who had been celebrated at corporate events and on social media as a success story for the search giant’s inclusive workplace – has accused the company of discrimination based on her disability and race.In an explosive lawsuit filed in the US Northern District of California, Jalon Hall — the first and only black, deaf hire at Google, according to Wired — slammed Google for limiting her access to sign-language interpreters months after starting the job.In the complaint, the worker painted Google’s management environment as hostile and racially charged.She cited Google’s manager at the company’s...
  • Google Timeline can track your Android Device in detail linked to your account

    03/12/2024 8:12:29 PM PDT · by Vigilanteman · 43 replies ^ | 12 March 2024 | Big Brother
    This is very scary. Anywhere I stopped for more than a couple of minutes in the last few years is shown as a red dot on a world map. The level of detail is very creepy when you zoom in. I didn't recall being in New York, Atlanta, Los Angeles or Seattle . . . but zoom in and I'm at the airport.